• Short Summary

    Salt Collectors from Brittany take part in a traditional horse race.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Brittany. 'Palaudiers' Derby'. In old-time costume, Salt Collectors hold annual race on their working ponies."

    Brittany, France.

    Salt collectors wearing costumes with big hats stand by their ponies. A man speaking in French outlines the rules. Tilt up the costume being worn by one of the competitors.

    The men ride their horses up to the start. Various shots of the race, crowds are watching. One rider comes over the finish well in advance of the rest of the horse racing field.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    719.25
    Media URN:
    6396
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:07:00 / 01:41:49:00
    Canister:
    30/25

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